The judges pick for the most beautiful girl wins the title, a sparkly crown, a trophy, and cash.
Even though beauty pageants teach children to compete, child pageants are affecting children’s childhood because the children grow up faster than they should and it teaches young girls that their true beauty doesn’t exist and they should dress and act olde...
- Young girls should not be exposed to beauty pageants.
Beauty pageants became part of the American society in the 1920's. Child beauty pageants consist of modeling sportswear, evening attire, dance and talent.
[tags: Beauty contest, Child beauty pageant, Beauty] - It was the day after Christmas in 1996 when 6 year old beauty queen Jon Benet Ramsey was murdered, she was found with a skull fracture and there was evidence of sexual molestation.
The investigation is still unsolved and ongoing but it is thought that her prominence in the local pageant circuit made her an obvious target for child predators (Bio., 2011).Society puts these females out as role models when they are a complete opposite of how a normal teenage being and young ladies should appear to society on an everyday basis....[tags: young models, anorexia, beauty pageants] - A child beauty pageant can be described as a contest featuring contestants from ages below one year to eighteen years old.They first started in 1921 when the owner of a hotel in Atlantic City wanted to help boost tourism.But, even before those pageants, there were “Most Beautiful Child” competitions throughout major cities across the country.In Burmese traditional view, women with long neck are considered beautiful.” (Plotnick 603).So if there are different concepts of beauty around the globe, how can we hail the most beautiful girl in the world....Some pageant moms and dads believe that it is a helpful thing to put their children in pageants and it will help them in the future but I beg to differ....[tags: Child Beauty Pageants] - Fake hair, false teeth, spray tans, and waxed eyebrows are just a few things that some of these girls have when preparing to compete.[tags: Child Beauty Pageants] - Do beauty pageants really help girls find their inner beauty or do they just change into faulty beauty queens.Looking deeply into what these competitions really create out of a person, anyone can quickly find that the contestants aren’t all rainbows and butterflies. Pageantry changes some girls for the better, but can also change them for the worse.